Alam, CEO Durbeen and Shehzad Roy, president, Zindagi Trust met with Qazi Shahid Pervaiz, secretary, Sindh education and literacy department and Khalid Mehmood Shaikh, director general, Sindh Public Private Partnership Unit
, and waived the government's funding commitment for the first year.
He also directed Chief Secretary Mumtaz Shah to talk to Public Private Partnership Unit
to work out a plan to invite private partners for tertiary effluent for industrial consumption.
After re-organization of Public Private Partnership Unit
of Sindh at international level, winning South Asia Procurement Innovation Award by the SPPRA was great achievement for the province, he added.
Macharia said the Public Private Partnership Unit
of the National Treasury is still studying the PIIP and is yet to give its report.
This meeting was with Public Private Partnership Unit
Director General Khalid Mehmood.
In another meeting with Khalid Mehmood Director General Public Private Partnership Unit
of Finance Department Sindh and Yasir Khokhar Director Finance PPP Unit, it was decided that 15 special schools in Hyderabad, Jamshoro, Mirpurkhas, Badin, Thatta, Dadu, Sanghar, Shikarpur, Nawabshah, Sukkur, Larkana, Nowshehro Feroz and Qambar Shahdadkot would be handed over to a NGO so that the children might get better education and care facilities.
In another meeting of Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar with Director General Public Private Partnership Unit
of Finance Department Sindh Khalid Mehmood and Director Finance PPP Unit Yasir Khokhar, it was decided that 15 special Schools, in Hyderabad, Jamshoro, Mirpurkhas, Badin, Thatta, Dadu, Sanghar, Shikarpur, Nawabshah, Sukkur, Larkana, Nowshero Feroz and Qambar Shahdadkot would be handed over to a NGO so that the children who were getting education there, might get better education and care facilities there.
class="MsoNormalLOW UPTAKE class="MsoNormalUnfortunately, going by the statistics provided by the Public Private Partnership Unit
(PPPU) at the National Treasury, counties seem to be groping in the dark as far as this financing model is concerned, even though the term PPP' is a constant terminology in their respective County Integrated Development Plans (CIDPs).
'The public private partnership unit
in the Treasury will request expressions of interest sometime in September or October and we feel as of now we will be in negotiations with one or two interested parties by the first quarter of 2019,' advisor to the finance ministry Mano Tittawella said.
Other briefings for the day include that on fuel subsidy by the MoF, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism, mega projects by the Director-General (DG) of the Public Private Partnership Unit
, Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hussain and development expenditure by the Deputy DG (Sectoral) of the Economic Planning Unit, Datuk Allauddin Anuar.
The Conference includes two panel discussions on 'Public Private Partnership in Pakistan' and 'Fighting Fraud and Corruption in Public Services' and the panellist include Asad Umar, Member National Assembly, Nasir Iqbal, Director General NAB, Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, Secretary Planning and Development Department, Punjab, Director General, Public Private Partnership Unit
Sindh, Mahfooz Ali Bhatti, Director General policy, AGP, Syed Asad Ali Shah, Senior Partner Deloitte, Salman Amin, Executive Director NEPRA, Shehryar Chisti, Chairman Daewoo, Rana M.
KARACHI: Sindh Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon on Tuesday appointed Khalid Mehmood Shaikh as the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) Managing Director after Hashim Raza completed his term.A notification issued in this regard said, "Mr Khalid Mehmood Shaikh, an officer of Ex-PCS (BS-19) Project Director PIU, KNIP Planning and Development Board Sindh Karachi, holding the additional charge of the post of Director General Public Private Partnership Unit
, Finance Department is transferred and posted with immediate effect and until further orders as Managing Director Karachi Water and Sewerage Board Karachi against an existing vacancy"